byDr. Leena Raje In-charge Principal & HOD Department of Food Science and Nutrition Smt.P.N.Doshi Women’s College, Cama Lane, Ghatkopar (W), Mumbai
Two thousand and seventeen subjects of various schools from two important metro cities in Maharashtra namely Mumbai and Pune in the age group of 10-14 year were studied to examine association between age at menarche and body composition. Data was collected through General Questionnaire & their body composition was assessed using analyzer (Tanita model no. BC 420 PM A). Out of the total sample, 370 students with mean age 12.35 year ±1.009 had attained menarche (AM) in the recent period of... Topics: Age, Body composition, Age at Menarche, BMI
Advice for parents on how to prepare their daughters for menstruation. Explains how and why menstrual periods happen, what they are like, and what to do about them Topics: Menarche, Menstruation, Girls, Girls, Girls, Sex instruction for girls, Mothers and daughters,...